Foundation prospectus

Health and Social Care: Care, Foundation Degree (Bromley College)

If you’re a care worker and want to develop your knowledge, experience and skills, apply for this health and social care foundation degree.

Partner College

LSEC, Bromley Campus

Attendance

  • 2 years full-time
  • 3 years part-time

This is a qualification designed to bring higher education and the care services together to ensure that the needs of employees and employers are addressed. These qualifications are work related, user centered, a higher education qualification, combining technical skills, workplace skills academic knowledge and employability.

The advantage of such a qualification is that it has been developed collaboratively with employers, professionals and institutions. It is vocationally relevant, designed to meet the needs of a diverse workforce. The course is taught at Bromley College and validated by the University of Greenwich.

What you will study

Entry requirements

  • Students must be 18 years or over at enrolment
  • Students must hold a Level 3 qualification, i.e. NVQ, BTEC National, one A-level or Access to HE Diploma or equivalent
  • Students must be working in a relevant setting and have some existing experience of such settings
  • All students must have certified evidence of Level 2 literacy and numeracy.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable, rewarding, and free of unnecessary stress. Planning your finances before you come to university can help to reduce financial concerns. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Fees information International fees

Funding your study

There is a range of financial support options available to support your studies, including the Aspire@Greenwich award for study resources that many full-time students will receive.

Discover more about grants, student loans, bursaries and scholarships. We also provide advice and support on budgeting, money management and financial hardship.

Financial support

Additional information

Assessment

Assessment is through academic and work based assignments, individual and group presentations, and portfolio evidence.

Careers

Successful completion of the degree results in a guaranteed place to study a final year top-up BA/BSc degree at the University of Greenwich. This course does not provide progression to the BA in Social Work or Nursing Degrees.

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Health and social care at the University of Greenwich

As a health and social care student at Greenwich, you can expect research-active expert tutors, work placements and great job prospects thanks to our strong links with social care providers.

Visit our health and social care subject page.